Class news for 2018-19

Do pick up a new timetable from the Office whenever you like (the date on which it was prepared is printed in the top corners). A revised handbook will be printed in October.

Arabic for Beginners This class, due to take place on Mondays has been cancelled.

History of Power Linda Blandford’s class will not begin until 8 October. She is moving back to her old slot of 14.00 – 15.10 on Mondays in Room 1.24.

Italian: beginners at 12.35 on Wednesdays is for those who started Italian last year. It is not suitable for absolute beginners. It will be called Italian: beginners (2nd year) in the new handbook.

Hebrew Classes with Margaret Myers will start on 9 October.

Hebrew Conversation. The class starts late. It is still fortnightly, but dates for the Autumn term have changed to Oct 10, 24; Nov 7, 21; Dec 5. Remaining dates for the year are as in the handbook.

Spanish: Advanced. This class will move to Room 28 for the Autumn term and occupy its old time slot of 10.00 – 11.30. It will move to Room 33 at 12.50 for the following two terms. Dates (unchanged) as in the handbook.

Brexit: The possible effects. David Ellis is unable to make the first timetabled session on Oct 2 but the 5 subsequent sessions will take place as timetabled.

Poetry: Writing Poetry. This class, due to start on 8 October will now begin the following week, on 15 October. Note that the class now begins at 11.40, not 11.30.

Bridge on Wednesday afternoons. Members will be pleased to hear that there will be a new Bridge teacher to take this class now that Peter Nash has left. His name is Tony Mavropoullos and he will be joining us at 12.50 on Wednesday 26 September in 2.21.

Social Anthropology Caroline White is changing this course to “History and Social Anthropology of Italy, focusing on cities, small towns and the countryside, from Roman times to the present”. Tuesday, same time (10.30) in Room 33.

Language, Culture and Identity Paul Lindsay’s class, now in Room 2.26 will start on Tuesday 9 October.

Presentation Skills Barry Rae’s Class starts at 11.40 on Tuesday 1 October in room 1.29.

Stories behind the Headlines Shafeeq Siddiqui is moving back to his old slot of 15.10 – 16.15 in Room 1.29 on Mondays.

Psychoanalysis Mickey Yudkin is starting her sessions on Tuesday 16 October.

Please not that The Art of the Song and Psychoanalysis are swapping rooms. On Tuesdays at 15.10, Stan’s class will be in Room 1.33 and Mickey’s class will be in Room 1.22.